When i am gone my home will be torn down and replaced.
Can i put laminate over laminate countertop.
Laminate provides a very durable and waterproof work surface.
Can i install plastic laminate over a countertop that s already covered with existing laminate material.
You can easily fix those blemishes.
I want to put laminate over the tile if it can be done.
I am in my 70 s a unhealthy female but a happy one.
It is possible to put new laminate over old laminate and plywood.
In order for the laminate to stick to the existing top it will need to be prepared.
A glossy shiny countertop is not desired.
Then brush a layer of contact cement on the back side of the laminate cutout for the counter.
What i need from you is the answer can you put laminate or something simular over the tile using the plywood.
Laminate will be installed over the existing countertop by using a type of glue.
Step 1 dull the surface of the countertop using your belt sander.
Didn t even occur to me.
You can install laminate over most existing surfaces as long as they are solid clean and free of any gloss or shine that will prevent proper adhesion of the laminate.
After the old countertop has been prepped sanded cleaned dried brush contact cement onto the countertop surface.
Step 1 take preparations.
Repair any gouges or loose edges and make sure the existing laminate is glued firmly.
I should have mentioned right away that you can install laminate over laminate as it s something that i researched and was planning on doing to an old formica and chrome dinette set that had the chrome legs in great condition but stained and scratched formica.
Yes but the existing surface must be even and smooth.
The laminate comes in thin rigid sheets that you secure to a countertop frame using contact cement.
This is perfect for kitchen countertops.